Clarborough & Welham Community
near Retford, Bassetlaw
North Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom

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October 2020

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For the Action Centre’s Autumn Newsletter click on the picture on the left and for more on their reopening click here...

Bassetlaw Action Centre is delighted to announce that they will be reopening from Monday 5th October, 2020 from 09:00 to 13:00 Monday - Friday. Please wear a face mask when coming into the Centre.

The Action Centre’s staff also remain available for telephone contacts during the virus emergency.

Our telephone lines remain open from 09:00 to 13:00 Monday to Friday (an answerphone service is available outside of these times) and all staff are still contactable by telephone or email as normal. We are very grateful for the dedication and support from all of our staff and volunteers who are committed to providing as much help and support as possible during these unprecedented times.

Latest news! Click on the posters below for more...

Bassetlaw Action Centre’s Annual Report for 2019-2020.

Bassetlaw Action Centre is co-ordinating the national Get out get Active (GOGA) scheme - click on the link above to read much more.

For Bassetlaw Action Centre’s Stroke/Neuro leaflet, go to our Health & Welfare page.

Recently updated leaflets include:

Bassetlaw Self Help scheme

Community Car Scheme

Keeping warm and well

Action Centre’s Volunteer leaflet

Bassetlaw Action Centre overview leaflet


Go to Bassetlaw Action Centre’s own website for their full range of services
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Lynn Tupling, Bassetlaw Action Centre’s Chief Executive, has overseen many changes within the voluntary sector during this time.
To read more about Lynn and an outline of Bassetlaw Action Centre’s ‘reach’, click here...

Click on posters for larger versions.

Bassetlaw Action Centre has launched a Housing Choice case worker to ensure your home remains suitable and meets your changing needs throughout your later life. Read more...

Current priorities are demands for volunteers to support Bassetlaw Action Centre’s Befriending Service. For more, click here.We are also desperate to recruit volunteer drivers... click for more, if you have just an hour or two a week, they would love to hear from you. Many local people depend of this service, so can you help?

Click on poster for practical details.

We have a new minibus!

Click on the bus to learn more.



The Bassetlaw Action Centre was delighted to be one of 111 UK volunteering groups to be granted The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in 2014, the MBE for volunteer groups. On Friday 5th September 2014 the Lord-Lieutenant for Nottinghamshire, Sir John Peace officially presented the award to Lynn Tupling, Chief Executive and Michael Browne, Chair of Bassetlaw Action Centre.

Bassetlaw Action Centre
Canal Street
DN22 6EZ

Tel: 01777 709 650
Fax: 01777 819 040